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Thread #27307   Message #334385
Posted By: T in Oklahoma (Okiemockbird)
04-Nov-00 - 09:11 AM
Thread Name: 11/4 quote on value of public domain-Bach
Subject: 11/4 quote on value of public domain
Not a quote, precisely, but a hyperlink to an article in The (London) Times by Richard Morrison.

The words "public domain" never occur, yet everything Morrison says about the subsequent career of J.S. Bach's music--even his gripes--reveal the importance of the creative freedom that the public domain in musical expression provides.

The article is here